The Old Stables
North Piddle, Worcestershire
Humblebee Hall Cottages
North Piddle 1 mile. A lovely collection of 4* Gold Award properties in the 70 acre grounds of Humblebee Hall, a mile from North Piddle in Worcestershire's Heritage Garden. The main buildings are two traditional 17th Century barn conversions, The Hay Barn and The Old Stables. These superb Worcestershire cottages retain many original features, and offer luxurious accommodation in a stunning setting, with sheep and horses on the farm, which is a perfect base for walking, cycling and bird watching. The Worcestershire cottages are perfectly situated for visiting the historic market town of Evesham, Pershore with its Georgian architecture and Broadway, reputedly the most beautiful village in England, together with Stratford-upon-Avon and pretty Cotswold villages. Both Worcestershire cottages offer character accommodation of a very high standard, with woodburning stoves, en-suite facilities and wonderful grounds. For the more adventurous there is optional sleeping accommodation in a spacious treehouse in the orchard - a wonderful location for a memorable family holiday.
A lovely 17th century detached barn conversion in the grounds of Humblebee Hall. This beautiful Worcestershire cottage has a galleried king-size half tester double bedroom, exposed beams and a well-equipped oak kitchen, and offers modern accommodation with traditional charm. The spacious sitting room with a cosy woodburner has French windows on two sides, giving access to the large garden and patio area. A luxurious retreat, any time of year. Note: This Worcestershire cottage can be booked with ref: 4062 to accommodate 11.
Three bedrooms: 1 x galleried king-size double half tester with en-suite shower, basin, WC, 1 x ground floor double, 1 x twin. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, WC. Additional shared outside shower room with shower, basin, WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Shared outside utility room. Sitting room with woodburner in inglenook fireplace.
Oil central heating with woodburner in sitting room. Electric oven & hob, microwave, fridge, (freezer, washing machine & tumble dryer in outside utility), dishwasher, flat screen TV, DVD, stereo/CD, WiFi. All fuel & power inc. in rent. Bed linen & towels inc. in rent. Large mature garden with shared Wendy House, private patio with furniture & BBQ, sleeping available in tree house (summer months only), please bring own bedding or sleeping bags. Off road parking for three cars. Cycle storage available. Sorry, no smoking & no pets. Shop & pub 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Ground floor bedroom
- Washing machine
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Pershore 6 miles; Evesham 12 miles; Stratford-upon-Avon 17 miles; Broadway 18 miles.
North Piddle is a centrally located village in one of the most unspoilt areas of England famous for its Blossom Trail, and locally grown fruit and vegetables. Evesham, an historic market town, Droitwich Spa, with Britain's only natural brine spa, the outstanding Georgian architecture of Pershore, and Broadway, reputedly the most beautiful village in England are all only a short drive away. The magnificent Malvern Hills and Stratford-upon-Avon, the birthplace of William Shakespeare, plus numerous National Trust properties, Cheltenham Racecourse and the ancient mellow Cotswold villages are also within easy reach. Worcestershire's open countryside typifies rural England, and this spot was supposedly used as a model for BBC 4's The Archers. There are many lovely walks and cycle trails, museums and olde worlde pubs - something to suit all tastes, at any time of year.